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    Abraham's Battle
      An ex-slave named Abraham, a young Confederate soldier, and a girl from Get...
      Author: Banks, Sara Harrell GED Descriptors: social studies
    Amistad: A Long Road to Freedom
      When slaves on the ship Amistad rebelled and tried to return home to Africa...
      Author: Myers, Walter Dean GED Descriptors: social studies
    At Her Majesty's Request
      Queen Victoria oversees the education and upbringing of an African princess...
      Author: Myers, Walter Den GED Descriptors: social studies
    Birmingham, 1963
      A fictional narrator tells, in poetry, about the day she turned 10, which w...
      Author: Weatherford, Carole GED Descriptors: social studies
    Black and White Airmen: Their True Story
      The history of airmen in WWII is told through the experiences of two men fr...
      Author: Fleischman, John GED Descriptors: social studies
    Blanche on the Lam
      A spunky African-American woman, who works as a housekeeper for a wealthy s...
      Author: Neely, B. GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation
      Andrea and Brian Pinkney bring their considerable talents to tell the story...
      Author: Pinkney, Andrea GED Descriptors: social studies
    Chicken Sunday
      Two African-American boys and their white friend, a girl, try to earn enoug...
      Author: Polacco, Patricia GED Descriptors:
    Do I Dare Disturb the Universe:
      Charlise Lyles grew up in Cleveland in the 1960s and 1970s. This memoir foc...
      Author: Lyles, Charlise GED Descriptors:
    Fiery Vision: The Life and Death of John Brown
      Brown is one of the controversial figures in American history who continues...
      Author: Cox, Clinton GED Descriptors: social studies
    Freedom's Children
      Thirty African Americans tell their youthful experiences in the civil right...
      Author: Levine, Ellen GED Descriptors: social studies
    Freedom's Fruit
      Mama Marina, a conjure woman in the Low Country of the Carolinas in the tim...
      Author: Hooks, William GED Descriptors:
    Great Migration, The
      This book consists of reprints of a series of sixty paintings, by Jacob Law...
      Author: Lawrence, Jacob GED Descriptors: social studies
    Gwendolyn Brooks
      This biography describes the influences and hardships of the early years an...
      Author: Hill, Christine M. GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | social studies | language arts - writing
    I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This
      A moving story of the friendship between two motherless 12-year-old girls--...
      Author: Woodson, Jacqueline GED Descriptors:
    I Have a Dream
      The text of the "I Have a Dream" speech is accompanied by illustrations fro...
      Author: King, Dr. Martin Luter, Jr. GED Descriptors: social studies
    January's Sparrow
      After a fellow slave is beaten to death, Sadie and her family flee the plan...
      Author: Polacco, Patricia GED Descriptors: social studies
    Life Is So Good
      This is the autobiography of George Dawson, grandson of slaves, who began t...
      Author: Dawson, George & Glaubman, Richard GED Descriptors: language arts - writing | social studies
    Malcolm X
      In a clear, simple, and beautifully illustrated text, Walter Dean Myers emp...
      Author: Myers, Walter Dean GED Descriptors: social studies
    Martin's Big Words
      Brief and easy-to-read biographical statements are accompanied by MLK's wor...
      Author: Rappaport, Doreen GED Descriptors: social studies
    Princess of the Press
      This biography of Ida Wells- Barnett chronicles her remarkable career in ci...
      Author: Medearis, Angela GED Descriptors: social studies
    Remember
      Spare text and very moving photographs recount times surrounding Brown vs. ...
      Author: Morrison, Toni GED Descriptors: social studies
    Remember the Bridge
      Illustrated by prints and black-and-white photographs and bracketed by two ...
      Author: Weatherford, Carole GED Descriptors: social studies
    Rosa
      Giovanni tells the story of Rosa Parks' infamous bus ride. In the telling,...
      Author: Giovanni, Nikki GED Descriptors: social studies
    Shake Rag
      As a boy, Elvis Presley discovers "good news" music at a traveling church t...
      Author: Littlesugar, Amy GED Descriptors:
    This Vast Land
      A fictional account of a young man on the real Lewis and Clark Expedition e...
      Author: Ambrose, Stephen GED Descriptors: social studies
    To Be a Slave
      Reminiscences of slaves and ex-slaves report their experiences of being own...
      Author: Lester, Julius GED Descriptors: social studies
    Uncle Jed's Barbershop
      A woman tells the story of her Uncle Jed, an African-American barber who tr...
      Author: Mitchell, Margaree K. GED Descriptors: social studies
    Under the Sun
      After his father sends him and his mother to relatives outside Sarajevo to ...
      Author: Dorros, Arthur GED Descriptors: social studies
    Civil Rights Movement
      Construct and interpret two timelines; a historical one that includes a cha...
      Author: Judy Franks GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | social studies
    I Have a Dream
      Students will create a reader response essay as they react to the speech fr...
      Author: Judy Franks GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | social studies


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